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01/14/2017 - 2:00pm

    Thank you, Meryl Streep.

    I often have been annoyed by Hollywood stars who use award shows to make political statements, although I have made exceptions for those who support causes that I also happen to support. Call me human.

    I would have been...

11/08/2016 - 4:30pm

    Donald Trump's big PeeWee Herman moment came during a clash in his final debate with his opponent Hillary Clinton over Russia.

    The moment came during a question about one of her speeches released by WikiLeaks. Trump said Russian leader Vladimir...

11/06/2016 - 12:00am

    If ever there was a presidential contest that did not need an extra week, this is it.

    In case you haven't heard, an unusual quirk in the calendar and election laws has resulted in America's latest election since 1988.

11/02/2016 - 8:00pm

    Conditions for the news workers who cover Donald Trump's campaign have become so bad that some reporters are requesting transfers to Aleppo.

    Yes, that's a joke, but not by much. Almost every politician in my experience sooner or later blames...

10/31/2016 - 8:00am

    Sometimes satire can expose truths in ways that straight journalists can only envy. This is particularly when you are dealing with hard-to-believe developments like the rise of Donald Trump as a hero of the poor and oppressed.

    "Saturday Night...

10/28/2016 - 11:00am

    One of my favorite tunes in the super-hit musical "Hamilton" is a little ditty sung by King George III. He raises a very appropriate question for his former colonies today: What comes next?


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